November 7, 2013 Off By Web Desk

Islamabad: The meetings of the National Assembly Standing Committees on Housing & Works and National Food Security and Research held separately in Parliament House, Islamabad Thursday for election of their Chairperson.

MNA Haji Muhammad Akram Ansari was elected Chairman of Standing Committee on Housing & Works while, MNA Malik Shakir Bashir Awan was elected Chairman of Standing Committee on National Food Security and Research unanimously.

Special Secretary (Admin), National Assembly Syed Munawar Abbas has conducted the election of the Chairmen. While felicitating the newly elected Chairmen of the Standing Committees on behalf of Sardar Ayaz Sadiq, Speaker and Murtaza Javed Abbasi Deputy Speaker, National Assembly the Special Secretary assured the new elected Chairperson, National Assembly Secretariat’s full cooperation for smooth functioning of the Standing Committees.

The newly elected Chairmen thanked the members of the committees for reposing confidence and trust in them by electing them Chairmen Standing Committees and assured them of making all out efforts to come up to their expectations and to make the proceedings of the Committees meetings result oriented with their cooperation and guidance.

The members of the Standing Committees have also felicitated the newly elected Chairmen and assured them their full cooperation. Chief Whip PLM (N) and Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs, Sheikh Aftab Ahmad was also present during the meetings of Standing Committees.